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Jury awards billions to women claiming talcum powder caused ovarian cancer

Gizmag - Sun 15 Jul 18

Last week a jury in St. Louis awarded US$4.69 billion in damages to 22 women who were claiming Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder products contained asbestos and induced ovarian cancer. ...

J&J ordered to pay $4.69 bn damages in talc cancer case

Medical Xpress - Fri 13 Jul 18

US pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson was Thursday ordered to pay out $4.69 billion in damages in a lawsuit representing 22 women and their families who alleged a talc sold by the company ...

J&J vows to overturn $4.7 billion talc verdict but experts see hurdles

Reuters - Fri 13 Jul 18

Johnson & Johnson has vowed to appeal a $4.7 billion verdict awarded to 22 women who claim asbestos-contaminated talc in the company's products gave them ovarian cancer by arguing the plaintiffs' ...

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay nearly $4.7B to 22 plaintiffs in talcum powder lawsuit

FOXNews - Fri 13 Jul 18

A St. Louis jury awarded nearly $4.7 billion in total damages to 22 women and their families Thursday in the first case against Johnson & Johnson that focused on asbestos in talcum powder.

Jury orders J&J to pay $4.7 billion in Missouri asbestos cancer case

Reuters - Thu 12 Jul 18

A Missouri jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $4.69 billion to 22 women who alleged the company's talc-based products, including its baby powder, contain asbestos and ...

Jury orders J&J to pay $550 million in Missouri asbestos cancer case

Reuters Health - Thu 12 Jul 18

A Missouri jury on Thursday found Johnson & Johnson liable in a lawsuit filed by 22 women who alleged the company's talc-based products, including J&J Baby Powder, contain asbestos and caused ...

Johnson & Johnson’s stock drops after ovarian cancer fight results in $4.7B ruling

Fastcompany Tech - Fri 13 Jul 18

The company’s stock is nosediving over a court ruling that its talc powder caused ovarian cancer. A jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $550 million in compensatory damages ...